Cannabis Research

There simply aren’t many industries that can offer investors the long-term growth rate presented by legal marijuana. It’s an oft-overlooked point, but just 22 years ago not a single state had approved a medical cannabis law, and the idea of recreational pot being legal would have been practically laughable. Data from Gallup shows that public […]

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By Christopher Ingraham, The Washington Post Most marijuana consumers are used to seeing their product as chunks of pungent green plant material coated in sticky, crystallized THC-rich resin. But if you’re a researcher looking to work with marijuana – to say, investigate how it impairs people, or how it could help people suffering from certain […]

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New research analyzing millions of U.S. medical records suggests that marijuana use raises an adult’s risk of stroke and heart failure. The study couldn’t prove cause-and-effect, but the researchers said they tried to account for other heart risk factors. “Even when we corrected for known risk factors, we still found a higher rate of both […]

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Chemicals found in cannabis could be used to help treat dementia, early studies have shown – but further research into the findings is being stymied by restrictive drug laws, scientists say. Cannabinoids like tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) can aid the removal of dangerous dementia proteins from brain cells, according to researchers at the Salk Institute, a renowned biomedical research […]

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PUEBLO, Colo. (KKTV) – Colorado State University-Pueblo’s Institute of Cannabis Research could be getting $1.8-million. Recently the Colorado General Assembly Joint Budget Committee voted to award the money to the institute. “We are extremely excited it’s a great opportunity for us to double the size of the Institute. It’s going to allow researchers on this […]

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PUEBLO, Colo. (KKTV) – Colorado State University-Pueblo’s Institute of Cannabis Research could be getting $1.8-million. Recently the Colorado General Assembly Joint Budget Committee voted to award the money to the institute. “We are extremely excited it’s a great opportunity for us to double the size of the Institute. It’s going to allow researchers on this […]

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PUEBLO, Colo. (KKTV) – Colorado State University-Pueblo’s Institute of Cannabis Research could be getting $1.8-million. Recently the Colorado General Assembly Joint Budget Committee voted to award the money to the institute. “We are extremely excited it’s a great opportunity for us to double the size of the Institute. It’s going to allow researchers on this […]

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